European auditors say Ukraine still perceived as Europe’s most corrupted state
Ukraine is still perceived as Europe’s most corrupted state despite European Union’s assistance to Kiev intended to reverse the situation, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) said in a report Wednesday, TASS reported.
10:16 07 December
Ukraine ready to join trilateral gas talks in Brussels
Baku-APA. Ukraine is ready to join trilateral talks to discuss gas issues with Russia on Dec. 9 in Brussels, Ukraine state energy company Naftogaz said on its Twitter account on Monday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:36 06 December
Merkel reaffirms EU’s commitments to Turkey
Baku-APA. EU member states must fulfill their commitments under the EU-Turkey refugee agreement, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu.
23:47 29 November
Azerbaijani desire for peace highlighted at International Peace and Sport Forum in Monaco
Baku – APA. Monaco, 23-25 November 2016: The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) highlighted the plight of Azerbaijani refugees and IDPs, and the country’s experience in dealing with those communities during the 9th iteration of the international Peace and Sport Forum that took place from 23 to 25 November under the High Patronage of H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco.
14:03 28 November
Erdogan tells European Parliament: 'Know your limits'
Baku-APA. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the European Parliament to know its limits on Saturday, making it clear that the Turkish government rules the country, not the European body, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
07:47 27 November
EU to grant visa-free regime for Ukrainians within 2016:Juncker
Baku-APA. The European Union(EU) will grant visa-free regime for Ukrainians by the end of this year, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday, APA reports quoting Xinhua.
20:30 24 November
EU parliament vote on Turkey carries no importance: PM Yıldırım
Baku - APA. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said on Thursday that the European Parliament's vote to freeze Turkey's membership does not carry any importance as the ties between the EU and Turkey are already "forced relations," Daily Sabah reported.
19:30 24 November
Azerbaijani FM invited to visit Poland
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received the delegation led by Marek Ziolkowski, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Poland, on Nov. 24.
18:30 24 November
EU Parliament approves motion to freeze Turkey's accession
Baku – APA. European Union lawmakers called on Nov. 24 for a temporary halt to EU membership talks with Turkey because of Ankara's "disproportionate" reaction to July 15 failed coup attempt, although EU governments are unlikely to take heed, Hurriyet Daily News reported.
15:31 24 November
EU, Azerbaijan creating delegations for talks on new partnership deal
Baku – APA. The European Union and Azerbaijan are creating delegations for the negotiations on a new partnership agreement, Malena Mard, head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, told reporters on Monday.
13:19 21 November
Thousands protest PKK terrorism in Belgium
Baku-APA. Thousands of Turks protested the PKK terrorist organization in Belgium's capital Brussels on Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:26 19 November
Azerbaijan, EU to begin negotiations on new partnership agreement
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Azerbaijan and the European Union will launch negotiations on a new partnership agreement, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev told APA on November 15.
12:00 15 November
Azerbaijan welcomes European Council adopting mandate for talks on new agreement
Baku – APA. Baku welcomes and approves the EU’s preparation of the agreement on comprehensive cooperation with Azerbaijan and the issuance of a mandate for negotiations in this area, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA.
17:23 14 November
EU to launch negotiations on new agreement with Azerbaijan
Baku – APA. On 14 November 2016, the European Council adopted a mandate for the European Commission and the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy to negotiate, on behalf of the EU and its member states, a comprehensive agreement with the Republic of Azerbaijan, the message on the council’s website said.
16:23 14 November
Trump ignorant of Europe, poses risk to relations: EU's Juncker
Baku-APA. Donald Trump's election as U.S. president poses risks for the relationship between the European Union and the United States, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Friday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:20 12 November
European Commission changes Turkey’s growth forecast
Baku-APA. The European Commission has revised Turkey’s growth forecasts for 2016 and 2017 due to a decline in tourism income and the July 15 foiled coup, according to a new commission report released on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:32 10 November
Elmar Mammadyarov: "TAP project will start in time"
He had discussions on the energy sector with his Italian counterpart: “Italy will be represented as one of the states in the OSCE triplet next year. We talked about the next meeting of the intergovernmental commission. Haydar Aliyev Foundation carries out major projects in Italy. It is also very important. We believe that this month the European Union will confirm the mandate on a strategic partnership and we will start talks. We have had discussions about it. Two countries are always in contact in international organizations.”
20:43 07 November
Moldova to hold runoff election for president on November 13
Baku-APA. Moldova’s runoff presidential election will be held on November 13, the country’s Central Election Commission said on Wednesda, APA reports quoting Tass.
23:51 02 November
European Commission watns Caspian gas to be transported to Europe since 2019
Baku. Agshin Rafigoglu – APA-Economics. Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat hosted discussions on transportation of Caspian gas to Europe. The meeting was attended by heads of oil and gas corporations of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Turkey, as well as Maroš Šefčovič, Vice President of the European Commission in charge of the Energy Union.
16:24 31 October
Federica Mogherini visits Iran
Tehran. Suleyman Farzaliyev – APA. European Union foreign policy chief, Vice President of the EU Commission Federica Mogherini has visited Iran to discuss the Syrian crisis.
14:19 29 October